Highlighting October Webinar Series Events
During the month of October, the HealthCare Executive Group facilitated four Webinar Series Events on behalf of some of our sponsors. Healthcare professionals from health plans, provider organizations, and various other organizations serving the healthcare industry shared information, insight, and lessons learned on three major focus areas:

1. Intelligent care management including obtaining complete clinical history
2. Member/patient engagement and experience
3. Delivery system transformation

This email shares access to the recordings and presentation materials from these webinars. Also included is information on upcoming Focus Area Roundtables where professionals affiliated with health plans and healthcare providers discuss various priorities in a small group, roundtable fashion.
Intelligent Care Management Technology: Driving Alignment Towards the Quadruple Aim
On Thursday, October 7, 2021, VirtualHealth presented how health plans can use intelligent care management technologies to achieve the Quadruple Aim.

- HealthTech Convergence Singularity driving adoption of Intelligent Care Management systems
- Key criteria for Next-Generation Intelligent Care Management systems
- Using Intelligent Care Management to support network providers & Community Based Organizations

See this blog post sharing select highlights from the webinar and access the webinar recording here.
Using Virtual 2nd Opinions to Increase Member Engagement & Decrease Healthcare Costs
On Thursday, October 14, 2021, the Medical Review Institute of America (MRIoA) shared how virtual second opinions can help payers and self-insured employers increase member engagement by using evidence-based medicine to educate plan members while decreasing healthcare costs.

- Key Elements of a Virtual Second Opinion Program: Patient Education & Alternative Treatment Options
- Combining a Virtual Second Opinion with Prior Authorization Requirements
- Addressing the Strain of High-Cost Specialty Drugs – Independent Clinical Review

Check out this blog post sharing webinar highlights and the recording of the webinar presentation.
Clinical History is Crucial to Effective Care Management
On Thursday, October 28, 2021, Surescripts shared practical ways to address common care management challenges for at-risk individuals and populations, both at the point of care and between patient visits.

- Challenges assembling visibility into patients’ prior care events and medication history
- Practical tools and use cases to improve payer-provider-patient collaboration and information exchange to support care management
- How health plans can take an active leadership role in reshaping care management collaboration with care providers

Check out the recording of this webinar presentation.
Digital Transformation Leads to Better Member Engagement
Parkland Community Health Plan, a managed care organization that provides services for Texas STAR Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) recipients, has been undergoing a digital transformation. HCEG's Executive Director Ferris Taylor moderated a webinar sharing the actions taken, lessons learned, and insights for success associated with Parkland's radical digital transformation.

See this recording of the webinar made possible by HCEG sponsor Change Healthcare Consulting.
Upcoming Roundtables - Connect, Learn, & Share
Leaders at health plans, health systems, and care provider organizations are invited to participate in roundtable fashion at the following upcoming Focus Area Roundtables:
Data & Analytics for Costs and Payment #2 - November 11th
The 2nd roundtable facilitated by MultiPlan takes place on Thursday, November 11th at 11:00 AM PT / 2:00 PM ET. The discussion will focus on Data & Analytics to Operationalize and Optimize the No Surprises Act:

1. What strategies can plans and providers use for identifying Qualified Payment Amounts (QPA)?
2. What operational impacts do you anticipate in implementing a QPA strategy?
3. What resources are likely to present challenges, issues, or opportunities in implementing and optimizing a QPA strategy?

Request an invite here.
Next-Gen/Value Payment Models #2 - November 18th
The 2nd roundtable facilitated by Zelis Healthcare takes place on Thursday, November 18th at 11:00 AM PT / 2:00 PM ET. The discussion will focus on current value-based payment program developments and topics raised in the first session.

See highlights from the first roundtable here.

Request an invite here.
Interoperability #3 - December 7th

The 3rd roundtable on Interoperability facilitated by Surescripts is scheduled for Tuesday, December 7th at 10:00 AM PT / 1:00 PM ET. 

The discussion will focus on interoperability-related topics collected during the first two roundtables including stakeholder collaboration, electronic prior authorizations, ePrescribing, and other topics of interest to roundtable attendees.

See the Part 1 and Part 2 recap of the first roundtable and request an invite here.
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